KPMG

Assistant Manager or Manager Audit UN/NFP

Are you looking for a challenging position in a fast growing sector? To support our Not-For-Profit and UN activities, our audit team is looking for a new dynamic colleague.
 
Location: Geneva
Start date: As soon as possible

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Managing audit and other assurance related assignments from planning through to finalization of reports in line with agreed timescales
  • Coordinating with global teams and taking responsibility for planning, execution and reviewing of deliverables
  • Ability to effectively manage professional schedule, including diverse client assignments and staff
  • Lead engagement team discussions on innovating the approach to every area of the audit to enhance quality and deliver the most effective and efficient audit. Where appropriate, actively participate in deployment of innovative tools, techniques and approaches to enhance delivery of quality audits
  • Resolution of accounting/technical issues raised by clients and prepare reports on key audit matters
  • Keep up-to-date with any changes or planned changes to accounting standards and or other pronouncements and understand their impact upon the audit strategy
  • Assist the partner/director in creating and maintaining a sufficiently detailed budget of engagements to allow for proper tracking and analysis of hours incurred on engagements
  • Carry out firm management activities e.g. risk management, resource reviews, client and inter-firm billings etc
  • Support Market Development efforts by sustaining effective relationships with clients while assisting with client proposals
  • Be actively engaged in staff performance development process and completing engagement reviews in a timely and thorough manner
 

Your profile

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Economics, Finance, Accounting and /or Finance
  • Knowledge of IFRS and or US GAAP
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant or international equivalent
  • Strong background and experience with audit methodologies and techniques
  • At least 5 years' experience in Audit department within a big 4 or other major Audit company
  • Experience auditing UN or large multinational organizations
  • Fluent in English (written and oral a must) & French (oral and written)
  • Able to supervise team and work within a team environment
  • Excellent project management skills and ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment with strong attention to detail
  • Actively listen to others; address concerns and different viewpoints
  • Proactive, stress-resilient, flexible and willing to travel
  • Able to work in a multicultural and multilingual environment

Benefits

Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
 
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
 
 
 
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
 
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
 
 
 
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

We offer you the opportunity to become part of a highly qualified team and to be engaged with fascinating Multinational stakeholders. If you are a strong team player, able to work independently and willing to improve yourself continually, then we are looking forward to receive your application.
 

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

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Contact person

Stéphanie Robadey

Human Resources
+41 58 249 37 45
kpmg.ch/careers
Stéphanie Robadey
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.